Re: New DVD+-R/RW/RAM drive
Curt Howland wrote:
On Sunday 04 June 2006 12:25, "Jeffrey B. Green" <email@example.com>
was heard to say:
I'll be getting a new Sony DRX 820UL/T drive in within the next
week. Does anyone here have any experience getting it to work
(obviously I mean with debian)?
I looked up the specs, that looks like a nice drive.
Yeah, to me too; and it does look like the r/rw pieces may work okay.
However, I haven't seen whether the ram features work in linux. Do you
know what are the relevant drivers involved for DVD-RAM to work?
It's unfortunate that none of the resellers, nor Sony, list which
Linux version started support for that drive. The two retailers I
checked that listed Windows versions, Mac versions, and a contact
address have received an email from me asking why they don't list
which Linux kernel (ie: Linux 2.4.19 or later) versions support the
"How can I order hardware if I don't know if it will run on my
Just make sure, if it doesn't work, that you return it for a FULL
refund and tell them why.